Snow and Ice Control
Salting and plowing of all town roads, some county roads, and some University at Buffalo roads.
Storm Water Control
Maintenance and cleaning of all storm sewers and flood control ditches.
Town Road Maintenance
Sweeping, flushing, patching, resurfacing and reconstruction of roads, also curb and shoulder maintenance.
Leaf collection doesn't start until October 15th. Pick-up and disposal of leaves out at the curb.
Traffic Lights and Road Signs
Installation and maintenance of all traffic signals, traffic control road signs, also road and crosswalk striping.
Oversee maintenance and repair of street lights, gas and electric, in the town.
Population control of mosquitoes in the town.
Metal and Tire Recycling
Pickup of metal and tires on your garbage day. If you have any scrap metal that needs to be picked up please contact Modern at 1.800.330.7107 for scheduling. We no longer pick up metal on a daily basis.
Concrete, tire, propane tank or electronics can be dropped off at the Amherst Highway Department, 1042 North Forest Rd Williamsville, NY 14221. Please add (residents use only, no commercial businesses).
Annual spring cleanup for unmanageable limbs, branches, and brush.
Annual Collection of Holiday Trees
The Highway Department will assist the Refuse Department in the pickup of holiday trees. Amherst residents may also drop off trees at the Amherst Compost Facility.
Ellicott Creek Overflow Channels
Clearing and growth cutting.
Planting, trimming and removal of trees on town property.